Where are the Democrats on Venezuela? Letting a tremendous opportunity for some genuine connection to a community in need pass them by. It’s as if the silent Democrats didn’t learn their lesson on how Cubans in swing-state Florida became the GOP’s best election weapon.
The president’s idea of reform closes the door to people like his Cuban-American supporters, the ones who voted for Trump and proudly tout that they arrived penniless, not speaking much English, and through hard work and sacrifice, achieved the American Dream.
Turmoil at the University of Miami’s Institute for Cuban and Cuban American Studies begs the question: Can there be a more opportune gift to the Cuban regime than an exile community at war with itself?